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CSPAN
Feb 4, 2013 12:30am EST
forward after the rebellion, we move into it a period of temporary peace and stability. algeria had stepped in and there was an agreement, i will not go into the details. we can bring this up in the discussions. we will move forward to the years of 2006-2009, 1 there was a third rebellion. all coming back to grievances that the tuareg were never dealt with. during 2006-2009, there was an interesting dynamic. ) the time when narco trafficking was starting to grow. trafficking started to take solid root inside molly wright around -- mali right around 2005. you also have gs pc entering the northern part of molly. -- mali. moving forward, you see a third rebellion. all these groups that were up there, the narco trafficking trade coming through, they start to flourish in their own ways. you have disaster going on. gs pc sided with the narcotraffickers who are primarily arabs. for the most part, you have about 35 different families. there are certain families that were deeply involved in norco trafficking. -- narco trafficking. they are a minority of the ethnic groups in the north. the t
CSPAN
Feb 1, 2013 12:00pm EST
toureg migrate north, algeria, producing oil into libya. many of them found jobs, and during the oil crash, many of them returned back to their land of residence. now we're looking for something to do. that set the stage for the second rebellion which took place in the 1990s. during the second rebellion, small similar to what happened to last year occurred back then. we had a rebellion, and at the same time, we had shortly after a coo that took place in mali, and then there was a regime change so in this cobbling together, the whole time that the toureg had griecheses, well before the 1960s. some of the grievances, and there's several, but pairing them down, one is discrimination from southern ethnic groups that governed mali following independence, and these discriminations were, you know, what's creating the tension today between north and south, and i normally say there's racism between north and south. there was a fear that land reform would threaten their privileged access to agriculture. when you live out in the sierra area, you have to rely on capitols, whether it's in the sou
WHUT
Feb 1, 2013 7:00am EST
in algeria raised questions about how to tackle the rise of islamist extremism in north africa. richard galpin visited the remote facility in the sahara desert. >> the funeral in scotland of kennesaw, one of the british hostages murdered at the gas plant in algeria. -- kenneth. today we traveled to the southeast of algeria to see the plant for ourselves. now there's a heavy military presence here. soldiers demonstrating that they're in control, unlike two weeks ago. the islamist militants broke into this accommodation area searching for senior foreign managers. we were told many more hostages died here at the gas processing center. the black and that towers, evidence of a bomb detonated and next to a group of foreigners chained to a mental work. -- blackened towers. some employees are back looking at how to repair this. there will be to get it up and running as soon as possible with all the employees returning including the expatriates'. for the foreigners in particular, they will want reassurances that the security here has been improved. they want to feel safe. the general manager say
KCSMMHZ
Feb 15, 2013 6:00am PST
." >>> the repercussions from the hostage crisis in algeria last month continued to be felt around the world. and nowhere is that more true than in japan. of the 39 foreigners who died, 10 were japanese nationals. their deaths have caused much sorrow and ainge ner japan. >> yoyuki hatachi is a retired employee in yokohama. he recently visited the company to pay his respects to a former colleague who died in the algerian hostage crisis. tadonari was a president of the corporation. the two men attended the same college and joined jgc within the two months of one another. they worked together on many of the same projects. takahashi remembers how devoted he was to get his work done, often working on his days off. >> translator: he always worked hard on a new project. his clients thought highly of his work. i think that was not just because of his ability, but also for his sincere approach and strong desire to be successful. >> arata in this became involved in the algeria project three years after joining jgc. he went on to lead many other projects around the world. he became a top adviser for the firm last j
KCSMMHZ
Feb 20, 2013 6:00am PST
>>> welcome to nhk world "newsline." >>> investigators in algeria have been collecting evidence and building a case as they probe a deadly hostage siege at a gas plant. islamist militants stormed the facility last month and took hundreds of workers hostage. at least 39 people, including ten japanese, were killed. nhk has learned more about the group responsible. we've obtained video showing the militants training in neighboring mali and issuing bold threats. our sho beppu brings us the story. >> reporter: this man is reported to have led the attack. he's known as abdel rahman from niger. he phoned media outlets throughout the siege. >> reporter: abdel rahman is on a video that's believed to have been recorded in northern mali in 2010 or 2011. he and other militants showed their hostility toward western and arab nations. >> reporter: the people in the video were from different parts of africa. they trained with various types of weapons, from anti-tank rocket bombs to anti-aircraft artillery. security experts say many of the weapons came from libya. they say different groups took
LINKTV
Feb 8, 2013 5:30am PST
jazeera, as french forces in mali push north towards algeria, violence erupts in the capital. >> i am in brussels. after talks lasting through the night, we now have a draft proposal for the eu budget. many more hours ahead before a deal is finally done. >> nasa's curiosity rover gets down to work on the red planet. thousands of tunisians are gathering in their capital for the from -- funeral of a prominent opposition leader. shape -- shokri belaid was shot in front of his home. he was one of the government's fiercest critics. some are putting the blame on the ruling party. hashemi behar a -- hashem able horror -- haitian -- hashem ahelbarra is live with more. >> there are protests across the country and symbolic ceremonies paying tribute to the opposition leader. we are expecting the funeral to start anytime soon. the procession will be in the capital where he will be laid to rest. people are concerned about potential clashes with supporters of the government and supporters of the opposition. they have beefed up the present of security forces to try to prevent any such deterioration
WHUT
Feb 15, 2013 7:30am EST
's the markets now. >>> the repercussions from the hostage crisis in algeria last month continue to be felt around the world. and nowhere is that more true than in japan. of the 39 foreigners who died ten were japanese nationals. their deaths have caused much sorrow and anger in japan and also serving as an inspiration to some people. we have more. >> reporter: he is a retired employee at jgc corporation in yokohame. he visited the company to pay respects to a colleague who died in the algerian crisis. tadanori was a top adviser of the jgc corporation. the two men attended the same college. they worked on many of the same projects. their desks faced each other. he remembers how devoted he was to get his work done often working on his days off. >> translator: he always worked hard on a new project. his clients thought highly of his work. i think that was not just because of his ability but also for his sincere approach and strong desire to be successful. >> reporter: he became involved in the algerian project three years after joining jgc. he went on to lead many other projects around the wo
CSPAN
Feb 11, 2013 7:00am EST
of the world. the french were fighting in algeria from 1954-1962. the british were fighting in malaya from 1948-1960. aand they adopted very different methods of fighting, example in -- the population centric approach. now, what is the scorched earth should understand -- mean in practice was if you want to find out, one could we doing it myself to renting this wonderful movie, the battle of algiers which i would recommend to anybody was interested in what happened in algeria because it's pretty i could. and what it depicts is what happened in 1957 when the french tried to break up an insurgent cell in the city of algiers, which was planting bombs that were killing civilians. especially european civilians. what they did was they rounded up tens of thousands of muslim men in the casper, the native quarter of algiers, and they send them in for interrogation. to find out what the new. how to the interrogation process work? well, we know because of what happened to this gentleman who was not an algerian. he was french. he was actually a french jew who ran the republican newspaper in algiers. and it
PBS
Feb 20, 2013 7:00pm PST
. >>> investigators in algeria have been collecting evidence and building a case as they probe a deadly hostage siege at a gas plant. islamic militants stormed the facility and took hundreds of workers hostage. at least 39 people, including ten japanese, were killed. nhk has learned more about the group responsible. we've obtained video showing the militants training in neighboring mali and issuing bold threats. here is that story. >> reporter: this man is reported to have led the attack. he's known as niger. he phoned media outlets in neighboring area throughout the siege. he is on a video that's believed to have been recorded in northern mali in 2010 or 2011. he and other militants showed their hostility toward western and arab nations. the people in the media were from different parts of africa. they have various types of weapons from anti-aircraft artillery. security experts say many of the weapons came from libya. they say different groups took the arms across the border after the fall of gadhafi. the video shows the transient life the militants led in the desert. they moved frequently from one
CSPAN
Feb 5, 2013 12:00pm EST
and stability. now algeria stepped in and there was a brokered agreement. i won't go to the details of it. we can bring this up in to the discussions. and we move forward to the years of 2006, 2009, when there was a third rebellion. again, all coming back to grievances that the touareg were never, you know, dealt with. what happens during 2006 to 2009, there was an interesting dynamic. it was around the time when trafficking was starting to grow. it started to take solid root inside mali around circa 2005. prior 0 to that around 2002, 2003, you have gspc, which later on became aqym entering the northern part of mali. so moving forward from 2006 to 2009, we see a third rebellion, and so all of these groups that were up there tsbc and the are in koa trafficking trade coming through. it starts to flour rich in own way. you have disasterrer doing on. gspc sided with the are are in koa traffickers pry particularly arabs some from the -- for the most part you about thirty five different families. there were certain families that were deeply involved in the trafficking. those are the types of famili
CSPAN
Feb 5, 2013 5:00pm EST
and control in the border. the mission cannot succeed without the assistance of algeria, period. and they are different on the british initially. so the french fear that they have economic interests and intervene in northern mali. they feel that the control of the interests but also that it would destabilize far more important allies as a major concern in the capital's. they have the transborder militancy has exacerbated by the difficult space transitions and north africa and by the state fragility in north africa. the risks for the spillover our real. it is fast lee becoming a smuggling headquarters are between libya and there's a huge concern within the of their government in the interviews that geneva is becoming for now a corridor for the dealers and it's becoming frequent as well as the case on january 17th when the security forces arrested militant groups in the confiscated grenades and rifles it could be more than a transit route. they are currently fighting alongside mog -- fathi hill magreb. flash to the other members such as the parliamentarians are concerned that to n
CSPAN
Feb 18, 2013 4:30pm EST
on different sides of the world. the french were fighting in algeria from 1954 to 1962. the british were fighting in malay ya from 1948 to 1960. and they adopted very different methods of fighting with the french exemplifying the scorched earth approach and the british exemplifying the population-centric approach. now, what are the scorched earth approach -- what does the scorched earth approach mean in practice? well, we found out from the -- if you want to find out, one good way of doing it is by simply renting this wonderful movie, "the battle of algiers," which i would recommend to anybody because it's actually pretty accurate. and what it depicts is what happened in 1957 when the french tried to break up an insurgent cell in the city of algiers which was planting bombs that were killing civilians and especially european civilians. what they did was they rounded up tens of thousands of muslim men in the cat pa, the native quarter of algiers, and they sent them in for interrogation to find out what they knew. how did the interrogation process work? well, we know because of what happen
PBS
Feb 15, 2013 7:00pm PST
in the algeria project three years after joining jjc. he went on to lead many projects around the world. he became a top advisor for the firm last june. he was deeply moved by his death. he has decided to return to jjc because he still had many things to accomplish. >>> i hope to work as long as possible by carrying out his wishes. >> many people have been moved by the deaths of the japanese in algeria. thousands have visited the headquarters to pay their respects. they said prayers and left flowers. some have sent letters. they didn't consider the deceased as just engineers. they believe they were helping develop the algerian economy, and there have helping the algerian people. they kept a presence in the country for more than 40 years, even during the civil war in the 1990s. the story has inspired other japanese to make a change. shingo works as a system engineer, he recently visited the japan cooperation agency. he has been looking for a chance to take part in development work overseas. >> the victims worked hard, and risked their lives. i do not understand why they were killed. i may no
KCSMMHZ
Feb 18, 2013 6:00am PST
,000 troops are participating. this military exercise comes in the wake of the hostage crisis in algeria for the reason the participating countries are focusing on rescuing their citizens. japanese self-defense forces joined u.s. forces to practice the emergency evacuation and transportation of japanese nationals. the algeria hostage crisis last month ended with ten japanese nationals dead. japanese accounted for the largest number of foreign fatalities in the incident. in the drill, participants pretended japanese -- overseas company workers and their families were in immediate danger. about 100 people, played the part of evacuees. they were transported by u.s. helicopters to a safe place. >> translator: i think the drill was very useful, because it was based on a likely situation. many japanese nationals are living all around the world today, despite the unstable global situation. >> reporter: it's now in its 32nd year. in this year's installment, personnel from myanmar are participating as observers for the first time. during its formal military government, myanmar strengthened its ti
CSPAN
Feb 8, 2013 6:00am EST
's problem is that some less than democratic countries like algeria didn't play their regional role. indeed, they're playing with fire, attacking terrorists on the one hand and supporting them on the other. is so see things through at the international level. here i agree with you. that's not for france, this is something for europe. but that's another story, another fairy tale. because there we need a representative of the external action service who is worthy of the name which is not the case at the moment. if you can create a european energy area, a europe that's of renewable energy, if france can do that, if we can have binding goals on renewable energies, then you'll see all of the greens in europe saying francois is on our side, and we're on francois' side. [applause] [speaking french] >> translator: on behalf of the conservatives and reformist group, mr. callahan. >> mr. president, may i start by joining with the other group leaders and paying tribute to you and to your brave armed forces for the current operation in mali. your troop, aided by british and other member state forces, a
CSPAN
Feb 3, 2013 9:00pm EST
minister david cameron was in algeria wednesday for talks concerning the recent hostage situation that left six brittons dead and made a surprise visit to libya. he took questions from the british house of commons in his weekly question time session which topics included state of the economy, housing benefits for veterans and a proposed tax increase on beer and alcohol. this is 35 minutes. >> order. questions to the prime minister. alison seabeck. >> thank you, mr. speaker. this morning i had meetings with mine tieral colleagues and others and in addition to my duties in the house i will have other meetings today. >> alison sea beck. >> i'm hear to speak, it right a mother in his constituency should not speak of the bedroom tax and confirm why her minister be able to offer her son, serving in the magesty's armed forces either a home or a bedroom on his return from duty? >> the reforms to housing benefit that we're putting in place, i'll very happily look at the case, as the honorable lady says. but the reforms that are put in place have a very clear principle of the heart. there are many pe
CSPAN
Feb 3, 2013 6:30pm EST
this month attacked a natural gas facility in algeria, al qaeda and the islamic -- they almost worship of -- worship abu musab al- zarqawi. he is a more popular icon even then osama bin laden. the man who carried out and planned the attack in algeria is a self-described devotee of zarqawi. he sees himself as very much an acolyte of the late zarqawi. al qaeda in iraq has produced an offshoot, the al-musra front. he may be dead, but he is still with us. i would like to ask for your impressions of zarqawi, looking back now. how serious and dangerous a figure he was half a decade ago. why he was at the top of the list of people to go after during the war on iraq. >> it is a pleasure. i am a devotee of mike o'hanlon and a friend for a long time. thanks for being here. it is great to see you, bruce, one of my heroes in terms of intelligence. to be interrogated by the cia -- i will try not to break. [laughter] abu musab al-zarqawi was from a lower middle class background. he became radicalized while in prison. then became associated with al qaeda near the end of the mujahedin. in afghanistan
CSPAN
Feb 25, 2013 12:00am EST
against terrorism. the result is even stronger now after what happened in algeria. the killing of 10 japanese and three american engineers. the world still awaits japan. we are promoting human rights. global warming. the list goes on. that is why i am turning around the japanese economy. i said a moment ago that the agents are making great progress with the exceptions of a single country. i should have added the exception, of course. north korea. the nuclear test, inducing an added distinction. the nuclear ambitions should not be tolerated unless they give up on developing a nuclear arsenal. they objected. my government will give them no reward. this is no regional matter. we should work with the u.s., south korea, and others to stop them from seeking those ambitions. if you look at the lapel of my jacket, i put on a blue ribbon to remind myself each and every day that i must bring back the japanese people that north korea has objected. among banharn was a girl -- among them was a girl who was only 13. that is the reason why behind human rights, japan must stay strong. for the econom
CSPAN
Feb 4, 2013 12:00am EST
was in algeria wednesday for talks concerning the recent hostage situation that left six britons dead and made a surprise visit to libya. he took questions from the british house of commons in his weekly question time session which topics included state of the economy, housing benefits for veterans and a proposed tax increase on beer and alcohol. this is 35 minutes. dispersed so they can go to the projects so desperately needed. >> order. questions to the prime minister. >> number one, mr. speaker. >> thank you, mr. speaker. mr. speaker, this morning i had meetings with ministerial colleagues and others, and in addition to my duties in the cells i shall have further such meetings later today. >> thank you, mr. speaker. is it right that a mother and my contingency may not -- confirmed by his minister, her son serving in her majesty's armed forces -- [inaudible] >> the reforms to housing benefit that we're putting in place, and i'm happy to look at the case of the honorable lady says -- [shouting] >> but they have a very clear principle out of their hard. there are many people who don't have hou
CNBC
Feb 5, 2013 4:00am EST
since the end of the hostage crisis at a bp run plant in algeria two weeks ago. >> well, this has been a difficult time. it's almost a time of mourning. we're a big company, but we're very tight-knit. we've lost friends and colleagues, we're spending a lot of times with families and supporting them right now. not only bp, but our friends at stat oil lost a lot of people and contractors that were killed. for us, the compassion and the professionalism that our team and the other teams responded and working with government was extraordinary. so it's a tough time for everybody right now. >> does it change your perception of the cost and the risks involved in operating in a region like north africa? >> this has been operating in africa for -- it really came on stream in 2006 and construction before that really without incident. it was a highly secure site. this is a very, very unusual incident. but, of course, we are on heightened alert all over the world as you would expect at our facilities and rereviewing risks and we'll all learn from it. >> is it going to materially impact your cross s
PBS
Jan 31, 2013 7:00pm PST
militants made their last stance some the algeria government invited media to the complex in a bid to show it's now safe to restart operations. however, reporters were not given full access to the compounds. they stayed for only about two hours and were barred from getting close to the living quarters where several of the japanese hostages >>> leaders in pyongyang have tried for years to shield others from seeing what happens inside north korea. but they do reveal their intentions from time to time, and they've suggested they'll carry out another nuclear test. u.s. military personnel in japan are preparing themselves for whatever happens. flight crews are moving surveillance aircraft to an air base in okinawa. a wc-135 plane arrived at kunida in mid-january. the aircraft can carry radioactive particles that can be released into the atmosphere by a nuclear test. crews are running it through takeoff and landing exercises. pilots also have been reported to carry out test flights on an rc-135 reconnaisance plane. they use that aircraft to gather and share information. they've converted a busin
KCSMMHZ
Feb 28, 2013 2:30pm PST
countries in the region, too. armed rebels in algeria attacked a gas plant in january, killing 37 foreign workers. mali, niger, nigeria, and cameroon have seen several kidnappings over the last few years. recently, seven french troops were abducted from a national park in cameroon. frank is looking to wrap up its military campaign in mali as -- france is looking to wrap up its military campaign in mali as soon as possible. >> france's intervention in mali has been relatively uncontroversial on the world stage, unlike libya and syria. it even has the support of russia. >> france's president francois hollande is hoping to drum up some business deals and avoid more tensions over a prominent french exile who has been making himself at home in russia. >> cordial talks, but the russian and french leaders could not be described as close friends. francois hollande came to moscow with seriously most guessing issue. he wants vladimir putin to rethink his support for the assad regime -- the most pressing issue being syria. he wants vladimir putin to rethink his support for the assad regime. it is a
CBS
Feb 10, 2013 6:30pm PST
a deadly and highly organized al qaeda attack in algeria. and tonight, you'll hear their story for the very first time. >> i was 100% sure i was going to die. >> rose: so each of you thought you were going to die. >> absolutely certain. >> the nightmares for me are all the same thing. it's the sound of those footsteps as they came down that hallway towards that door. >> rose: coming for you. >> coming for me. >> i think the industry is a mess, and i think the impact it has on real people is just unconscionable. >> kroft: unconscionable because as many as 40 million americans have a mistake on their credit report-- that, according to a new government study. and our own investigation of the credit reporting industry shows those mistakes can be nearly impossible to get removed from your record. so, really, you can't do anything for me. i've just been talking to you for 15 minutes. i mean, the only thing you can do is to tell me to fill it out online. >> yes, mr. kroft.
LINKTV
Feb 3, 2013 2:00pm PST
depot close to the border with algeria. the town is controlled by a separatist group which occupied it. the leader of the spanish opposition has called on the prime minister to resign over a corruption scandal. demonstrations erupted in a number of cities. demonstrators are calling for him to step down. it has fallen sharply according to a new opinion poll. they denied secret payment after its papers published details of a reserve account belonging to his party. it is the latest element and a growing scandal. spanish political analysts explains what effect the scandal is likely to have on the anti- austerity protest. >> it has been demonstrated for months -- the demonstrations are down to the system itself, not just cutbacks in health care system or education. it will be more protests against the way politics are run in spain. it is a new situation. it has never happened before. it could really lead to changes or not. there is no precedent. >> a schoolgirl and pakistan is being treated after being shot by the taliban and has undergone another to successful operations. she was shot in t
LINKTV
Feb 5, 2013 5:30am PST
or two showers around. here it is, working from algeria to geneva. towards the east it is largely fine and dry, a bit blustery in benghazi. very unsettled recently with more wet 5:30 p.m. pacific, right here on linty v. -- link tv. ♪ >> the top stories on al jazeera, mahmoud ahmadinejad is making a landmark visit to egypt, the first iranian president in cairo since they were cast out, 34 years ago. back home in iran, police have arrested one of the closest allies of ahmadinejad. he used to be had prosecutor, but was suspended. in china 10 people have been jailed for illegally detaining protesters in so-called black jails. protesters have been locked up for complaining about the abuse of power. let's go back to our top story, the rest of the ally of mahmoud ahmadinejad. we have an iranian expert and logger joining us live. good to have you with us. first, why are we seeing this bitter rivalry between ahmadinejad and the parliamentary speaker? >> this is a fight over the social security organization. this is an organization that is very well funded. to give you an idea of how much fund
LINKTV
Feb 7, 2013 5:30am PST
some rain in algeria through friday. the main system edging towards the east now. a few more showers in tunisia and into the northern parts of libya and towards egypt. for most of us in egypt, through friday, it should be dry. but you will notice the wind picking up. farther east, it's largely fine for many of us in the middle east. there's wet weather worki >> good to have you with us. the top stories. the latest pictures from tunisia showed a homecoming of the assassinated opposition leader and shokri belaid. the opposition and ruling party denied involvement in his murder. it has rejected the dissolution of parliament amount by the prime minister. a yearlong inquiry by australia 's top criminal investigation unit has found widespread doping and possible match fixing in. professional in it has also exposed links to organized crime and raise the possibility of match fixing. to syria, an opposition leader is demanding that the assad government release women prisoners or he says that he will withdraw its offer of peace talks. there's been no response from the government and another op
LINKTV
Feb 15, 2013 5:30am PST
of algeria are rising a bit, further along the coast of libya temperatures of 17 for tripoli and benghazi. once again, showers around the gulf of guinea. legos, one or two downpours here. heavy rain, but the heaviest rain across africa is across parts of angola, extending into zambia. to mozambique and tanzania, also heavy downpours across madagascar, and across south africa some rain in the eastern cape. 26 in durban. >> top stories for this hour. oscar pistorius raced down after being formally charged in court for the murder of his -- breaks down after being formally charged in court or the murder of his girlfriend, charged with premeditated murder. demonstrations have been happening every friday in the mr province for the past two months. and russia's interior ministry says hundreds of people have been hurt after a meteor shot across the sky and exploded. ibo ran for cover after a huge blast and shockwave -- people ran for cover after a huge blast and shockwave in chile of minsk -- in cello minsk -- che lyabinksk. the kenyan court said it had no jurisdiction to hear the matter of the
LINKTV
Feb 18, 2013 5:30am PST
, algeria will see a few clouds at times with temperatures not bad, getting up to about 16 degrees. the farther east, in turkey, clouds gradually making their way towards us. around the western coast on tuesday. the capitol will get to about nine degrees. if it should >> president chavez has returned to venezuela from cuba where he was receiving cancer treatment. he made the announcement via twitter. the 58-year-old had not been seen in public since december. the u.n. is accusing members of the syrian government of war crimes. the allegations are from our reports as regime forces committed rape, torture, and arbitrary detention. it also says rebels have committed crimes against humanity. pakistani shia are demanding action against those responsible for the bombing in quetta. relatives of the victims are refusing to bury their dead until the government acts. the attacks killed 84 people. remains of more than 150 people have been found in a mass grave in central sri lanka. the forensic investigators are trying to find out it's who they were and the circumstances that led to their dea
SFGTV2
Feb 18, 2013 3:30am PST
remember that was coming from the french colony. she was in algeria and came back to france. she had a very white skin. very, very white with speckles? >> freckles. >> freckles. more glamorous. glittering. but she was glamorous for me, sparkles -- no, freckles. sorry, i cannot say. [laughter] but she has beautiful red hair, light afro type but red hair. to me, i was like, oh, my god, she is so beautiful. for me, if i want to be friends with someone that i admire, i have to be like him or her, cannot have the red hair. so i say, i also come from nigeria and i am like you. [laughter] i do not think she believed me so i was inventing names. anyway. so she influenced me. she had white skin. you could see her veins. she was very strange but beautiful for me. i was always attracted by different beauty that i saw everywhere. i remember some movies called guess who's coming to have dinner tonight with sydney party. i remember i said to my parents -- i was 12. if i come with a black girl, what will you say? and they say, if you love her, that is perfect for you. years after when it told them what i
WHUT
Feb 21, 2013 7:30am EST
officials to increase intelligence gathering following last month's hostage crisis in algeria where ten japanese workers were killed. officials have invited african leaders to tokyo for an international conference in june on development in the region. japan has been hosting this conference every five years since 1993. >>> all right. that's going to wrap it up for biz this hour. let's get you a check of the markets. >>> police in india detained two men for a crime that's reignited anger about sexual violence. someone raped and murdered three girls. three sisters disappeared in the district of bhandara a week ago ages 6, 9 and 11. police found their bodies on saturday. they had been dumped in a well. villagers took to the streets to protest against the crime. in december a group of men gang-raped a woman on a bus in new delhi. she died weeks later at the age of 23. this sparked protests across the country as they say police were not doing enough to protect women. government leaders approved harsher punishments for rapists including the death penalty in some cases and ordered police to con
WHUT
Feb 24, 2013 8:00am EST
? what about this guy? where are you from? >> algeria. >> how long have you been here? eight or nine months. where do you want to get to? >> the men who sleep. -- sleep here timetable byry heart. the police raid almost every night. it is nearly time for that moment now, so it is time to leave. every migrant has a different story. muhammed is a berber with the degree. he left a mark -- morocco because he wants to live a secular life style there and claims he cannot. it took 4.5 hours of flying from the morocco to turkey. from turkey, he made four attempts to cross the river into northern greece. >> there were me and some afghans in about. after 10 minutes, the boat capsized. we had to swim for it. >> the boat turned over? not of the afghans could swim and they drowned. >> we have no way of verifying that claim. now, he is in limbo. his asylum claim entitled him to stay in greece. -- for one organization us to help people. only give one appointment per week. we have a list of hundreds of people. one employment per week is like nothing. >> it is almost impossible to claim asylum. here i
CBS
Feb 7, 2013 6:00pm EST
of the bus. >> reporter: workers who survived the algeria hostage crisis, speak for the first time. and... >>> a local artist gets the ears of hollywood. now she's up for a grammy award this sunday. i'm christie ileto. i'll have that story straight ahead. >> i'm bob turk in the first warning weather center. a touch of winter. then more sunshine. eventually, a warmup of the exclusive first warning five- day forecast. >>> wjz flain is -- 13 is always on. here are the top stories at cbsbaltimore.com. for more, log onto cbsbaltimore.com. hmm, it says here that cheerios helps lower cholesterol as part of a heart healthy diet. that's true. ...but you still have to go to the gym. ♪ the one and only, cheerios ♪ nom, nom, nom. ♪ the one and only, cheerios ♪ hey america, even though she doesn't need them, lisa rinna is wearing the depend silhouette briefs for charity to prove how great the fit is even under a fantastic dress. the best protection now looks, fits and feels just like underwear. we invite you to get a free sample and try one on too. >>> breaking news in th
CSPAN
Feb 28, 2013 6:00am EST
. it was an international coalition. if there was an american citizen who travel to algeria and joined the pro-gaddafi army and was a major operational leader in bringing arms into libya that would fight the resistance and american forces and our allies, based on how you read the memo, to you think this provides justification to engage an american citizen in that instance? >> under the memo, probably not. under your facts, the person would not be a senior al qaeda leader. >> if they limited it to that, why isn't so important? if the aumf is not critical, is there a logical distinction between those two if you to not think the aumf is critical? >> there are a lot of us who wonder how it can possibly be that all of this use of force in countries around the world against people who may have only been 10 years old in 2001 still falls under the aumf. it is a good set of questions as to whether this the administration would rely on the president's constitutional authority to strike someone who did not fall under the aumf. >> in addition to the authority of rising, it is lawful under the other principles of u.s.
MSNBC
Feb 7, 2013 11:00am PST
where the attacks of benghazi and hostage situation in algeria threaten to spread in to the next front of al qaeda and its affiliated groups. for counterterrorism operations around the world, in the efforts by the united states and others to prevent the gain and spread of weapons of massive destruction. in iran, north korea and other states. and in addressing emerging threats in space, cyberspace and elsewhere around the globe. to confront these challenges, and to lead the cia through a difficult budget tear period after a decade of major budget increases, president obama nominated john brennan. his closest adviser on intelligence and counterterrorism matters for the past four years. mr. brennan is without a doubt qualified for this position. he served at the cia for 25 years. in analytical, managerial capacities. seen the agency from just about every angle. as a line analyst. as chief of station. as chief of staff to the director. and as the deputy executive director among many others. people who have worked closely with him regularly cite his work ethic. his sbintegrity and determina
FOX News
Feb 1, 2013 2:00am PST
plant in algeria where three americans were killed. they are planning a new drone base to attack al qaeda. >>> israel targeted the convoy to prevent hezbollah from obtaining russia surface to air missiles. many feared extremists would get their hands on the web upons as the civil war carries on. the israeli jets attack the military facility outside of damascus. it is the first strike inside syria since 2007. congress avoiding another deadline for now they say. senate passing a short term suspension for the nation's barrowing limit. the bill was passed by the house of representatives. it suspends the $15.4 trillion debt limit. 450 billion more in borrowing by the government. both chambers bass tpass the budget. the house has passed budgets since they took office. senate hasn't passed one in nearly four years. >>> a tragic ending of a crash at the x games. caleb moore died at a colorado hospital. his 450 pound snowmobile banned on top of him after he fell during a stunt. he had a concussion and internal bleeding. >> weather hitting parts of the country. let's turn to janice dean for a
PBS
Feb 2, 2013 4:00pm PST
-gas plant in algeria continuing to rise. algerian forces searching the refinery for explosives finding dozens more bodies, many badly disfigured, making it difficult to tell whether they are hostages or militants. american, french, filipino, and british workers among the hostages. against the wishes of foreign governments, algerian special forces stormed the plant to end the four-day siege at the remote desert refinery, moving in to stop what government officials say was a plot by islamic extremists to blow up the complex and kill their captives with mines placed throughout the site. the bloody takeover carried out by a group with ties to al-qaeda. for "teen kids news," i'm rick leventhal, "fox news channel in the classroom." >> for most of us, learning a new language requires months, even years, of study. so this next story could leave you tongue-tied. eden tells us about a polyglot. >> from the greek for "many tongues," it means someone who speaks several languages, someone like timothy doner. >> [ speaking russian ] >> russian... >> [ speaking turkish ] >> ...turkish, japanese... >>
KBCW
Feb 5, 2013 10:00pm PST
the turmoil in algeria. but cheap or expensive, how much americans pay for gasoline over the long-term is fueling calls for change. a new report by an environmental watchdog group estimates the american car owner will spend more than $22,000 on gas over the lifetime of an average vehicle. >> that is a lot of money. it could be as much or more money than you spent on the vehicle itself. >> and that total could be going up. many analysts expect gas prices will stay high or go higher over the next few months. not the road most drivers would choose, but most won't have a choice. >> we will buy it regardless of the price. >> julie watts, kpix #. >> 5. >> drivers are also wasting more gas. the bay area now has the third worst commute in the country. washington, d.c. is number one on that list. second place, los angeles. the study also found that people are losing about 5 billion hours worth of productivity every year sitting in traffic. >>> well, what's good for your waistline may not be the best for your brain. turns out, a new study found mixing diet soda with alcohol makes the
ABC
Feb 1, 2013 5:30pm PST
in the region is increasing from benghazi to algeria, americans have been under attack and there are very legitimate fears that will continue. >> martha, thank you. even more reason all eyes on were egypt today as we watched images of violence in cairo. protesters hurling rocks and fire bombs at the presidential palace, police firing back with water cannons and tear gas. dozens were wounded in the clashes. >>> and last night we told you about that agonizing standoff in alabama. police trying to rescue a 5-year-old snatched from a school bus and held captive in an underground bunker by a man with a gun. well, today we got our first look at that man. here's abc's gio benitez. >> reporter: this is our first look at the man holding a 5-year-old boy named "ethan" hostage. 65-year-old jimmy lee dykes who neighbors say terrorized thim with verbal threats and guns, has been holed up with the child for four days in an underground bunker while authorities swarm above. the boy was snatched tuesday, after police say dykes stormed a school bus, killing the driver, charles poland. today, the bus was re
CBS
Feb 5, 2013 5:00pm PST
consumption by consumers. >> reporter: not to mention the turmoil in algeria and other oil-producing nations. but cheap or expensive, how much americans pay for gasoline over the long term is fueling calls for change. a new report by an environmental watchdog group estimates the typical american car owner will spend more than $22,000 on gas over the lifetime of an average vehicle. >> that's a lot of money. it actually could be as much or more money than you spent on the vehicle itself. >> reporter: and that total could be going up. many analysts expect gas prices will stay high or go higher over the next few months. not the road most drivers would choose but most won't have a choice. >> you need it, you're going to buy it regardless of the price. >> reporter: the state average for gas is about 3.54 but in the bay area, expect to pay somewhere between 30 and 50 cents more than that. and remember, if you have a consumer question or problem, give us a call, 1-888-5-helps- u. >> thank you. >>> well, we have made it very easy for you to find th
LINKTV
Feb 10, 2013 11:00pm PST
. young players, often based in algeria at the expense of better known players in nigerian football. there is still unity and discipline in this team. he has just become the second man to win this tournament as both a player and coach. >> we are very happy for winning the game. 2013 is our year. nigeria has made us proud. for so long we are waiting for this trophy. >> south africa once again saw their team underperform on the pitch, but their abilities off of it as a coat -- hosts cannot be questioned. this night belongs to nigeria. they will go to brazil later and represent their continent at the confederation cup. >> it was the issue of match fixing that dominated his agenda. a week after a investigation revealed that matches may have been fixed, he and knowledge to problem needed to be dealt with. >> it is a danger. a permanent danger in our game. if you can fix a match or manipulate a max -- a match. some of the attractiveness, the fascination of the game, is to do not know the issue. i always say that a game is like a classical greek tragedy. unity of time, unity of action, but
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